Scott Moritz / TheStreet.com:
Exclusive: Apple's Tablet Has No Intel Inside — Stock quotes in this article: INTC , AAPL , MSFT , DELL — CUPERTINO, Calif. (TheStreet) — Apple (AAOL Quote) is throwing a glamorous Tablet party and chip partner Intel (INTC Quote) isn't invited. — With production time of its Tablet approaching …
Discussion: Guardian, MacRumors, VentureBeat, 9 to 5 Mac, Electronista, SlashGear and Gizmodo
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Apple tablet roundup: not Intel or ARM-powered, and purposely leaked
Paul Boutin / VentureBeat: Apple snubs Intel for tablet chips
Jonny Evans / 9 to 5 Mac: CES: Apple tablet - no Intel inside, says The Street
John Brownlee / Cult of Mac:
Rumor: Apple employee says Tablet UI has “steep learning curve” — While it probably won't encompass a 3D interface, there's been enough background murmurings about the method users will employ to interact with Apple's forthcoming tablet to expect something new. What that “new” is?
Discussion: BaltTech, Brainstorm Tech, MacRumors, TUAW, I4U News, GottaBeMobile.com, Edible Apple and 9 to 5 Mac
Gus Sentementes / BaltTech: Top three Apple iSlate predictions
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Apple tablet: $340 in parts?
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Apple Tablet Rumored To Be Hard To Learn
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: Rumor: Apple Tablet Has Steep UI Learning Curve
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
Microsoft's Ballmer Will Not Be Showing “Courier” Slate PC at CES Opening Tonight — As much as BoomTown likes a good computer tablet faceoff, sources with knowledge of the situation said that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will not be whipping out the secret “Courier” slate PC …
Discussion: VentureBeat, The Microsoft Blog, MacRumors, Silicon Alley Insider, Electronista and GottaBeMobile.com
Paul Boutin / VentureBeat: Ballmer's HP tablet isn't Microsoft's Courier tablet
Marianne Schultz / MacRumors: CES Begins: Boxee Box by D-Link and More
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: Putting the Brakes on Ballmer's Tablet Announcement?
Ashlee Vance / Bits:
Microsoft and H.P. to Reveal Slate PC Ahead of Apple — It could be one of Steve Ballmer's riskiest trade show moves in years. — On Wednesday, Mr. Ballmer, Microsoft's chief executive, will unveil a novel take on a slate-type computer during his evening keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show …
Discussion: The Seattle Times, Forbes, Microsoft Watch, Ars Technica, MediaPost, Seattle Times, Technologizer, eWeek, PC World, DailyTech, Digits, Maximum PC, GMSV, Computerworld, Fast Company, InformationWeek, GottaBeMobile.com, OSNews, Washington Post, TheAppleBlog, Internet Evolution, The iPhone Blog, ChannelWeb, CNN, Tech Check with Jim Goldman, CNET News, ITworld.com, Obsessable, TG Daily, blogs.chron.com, BoomTown, 9 to 5 Mac and internetnews.com
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times: CES: Microsoft slate/tablet computer on sale now!
Taylor Buley / Forbes: A Touchy Time For Tablet PCs
Emil Protalinski / Ars Technica: Steve Ballmer reportedly set to preempt Apple tablet at CES
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Ballmer's Big Night
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Steve Ballmer to Demo Slate! Or Not!
Daniel Ionescu / PC World: Microsoft Tablet to Beat Apple to the Punch?
Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: NYT: Ballmer to Unveil HP Tablet Computer Tonight at CES
Nick Wingfield / Digits: CES: Microsoft and H-P to Show Slate, But Not a Big Surprise
Pulkit Chandna / Maximum PC: Microsoft to Beat Apple to the Tablet-announcing Punch
John Murrell / GMSV: Tablet buzz could give Ballmer a headache
Kit Eaton / Fast Company: CES's Preemptive iSlate Competitors
David Berlind / InformationWeek: So What Are Microsoft's Tablets? Chopped Liver?
Thom Holwerda / OSNews: CES Roundup: ARM, Netbooks, Tablets
Rob Pegoraro / Washington Post: The real opening day of CES
Darrell Etherington / TheAppleBlog: Microsoft to Reveal Tablet; Apple Speculation Now Shapes the Industry
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: Microsoft's Ballmer to Try and Pre-empt Apple, Introduce HP Tablet Tonight?
Steven Burke / ChannelWeb: 3 Reasons A Microsoft-HP Tablet PC Would Trump Apple
John Sutter / CNN: Will Microsoft announce tablet?
Jim Goldman / Tech Check with Jim Goldman: CES Hopes for an OMG Moment
Marguerite Reardon / CNET News: Cisco brings telepresence home
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Microsoft pegged to announce tablet PC
Dwight / blogs.chron.com: Tablets everywhere at CES
Kara Swisher / BoomTown: BoomTown Headed to Vegas for the Umpteenth Time-And I Am Not Even Tiger Woods!
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft:
Microsoft to show off Courier at CES? Call me highly skeptical — The New York Times has heard Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is going to show off an HP multimedia slate during his opening keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on January 6. And suddenly, everyone's predicting …
Discussion: PC World, Microsoft, Guardian, Redmond Pie, Associated Press, Bink.nu and Zatz Not Funny!
Agam Shah / PC World: AMD to Show Upcoming Laptop Processors
Bobbie Johnson / Guardian: CES: iPhone-controlled drone unveiled at tech show curtain-raiser
Taimur Asad / Redmond Pie: Where to Watch CES 2010 LIVE Stream
Steven Bink / Bink.nu: 2010 CES Live Keynote with Steve Ballmer
Dave Zatz / Zatz Not Funny!: CES 2010, Day 0 Summary
John Martellaro / The Mac Observer:
How Apple Does Controlled Leaks — Monday's article at the Wall Street Journal, which provided confirmation of an Apple tablet device, had all the earmarks of a controlled leak. Here's how Apple does it. — Often Apple has a need to let information out, unofficially.
Discussion: AppleInsider, MacRumors, EverythingiCafe, Edible Apple, Communications …, Gizmodo and Daring Fireball
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: Former Apple Marketing Manager Talks “Controlled Leaks”
Sean Fallon / Gizmodo: How Apple “Unofficially” Leaks Information
Nilay Patel / Engadget:
AT&T finally goes Android, confirms Dell, HTC and Motorola on board — We're at the AT&T presser here at CES, but it looks like we know what to expect: the carrier just announced that it's launching five new Android devices in the first half of 2010, including devices from Motorola, Dell, and HTC.
Discussion: PC World, ReadWriteWeb, BusinessWeek, AT&T, eWeek, Digits, BetaNews, Reuters, FierceWireless, Tech Trader Daily, Technologizer, SlashGear, Wall Street Journal, techblog.dallasnews.com, Silicon Alley Insider, PhoneNews.com, MobileCrunch, mocoNews, Gizmodo and techeblog.com, Thanks:mrinaldesai
Jeff Bertolucci / PC World: Android Madness at CES: Fad or Future?
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: AT&T Comes Over to the Android Side
Peter Burrows / BusinessWeek: AT&T Prepares For Life After iPhone
Roy Mark / eWeek: ATandT Plans Big Android Push
Justin Scheck / Digits: Dell Makes Phone Official
Gabriel Madway / Reuters: CES-Dell bringing smartphone to U.S. with AT&T
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless: AT&T launching five Android phones in first half of 2010
Eric Savitz / Tech Trader Daily: CES: AT&T To Launch Motorola, Dell, HTC Android Phones; 2 Palm Phones (Updated)
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: AT&T and Android: Together at Last
Chris Davies / SlashGear: AT&T confirm five Android phones in 1H2010 from Dell, HTC …
Roger Cheng / Wall Street Journal: AT&T to Sell Android Devices
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: CES 2010: AT&T announces five upcoming Android phones [UPDATE …
Humberto Saabedra / PhoneNews.com: AT&T Officially Confirms Android Devices from Motorola, Dell and HTC …
Tricia Duryee / mocoNews: @ CES: AT&T Dives Into Android With Five Phones; Adds Carrier Billing to Ovi Store
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: AT&T's First Android Phones: Five From Motorola, Dell and HTC
Nathan Koppel / Wall Street Journal:
Nexus Name Irks Author's Estate — Daughter of Philip K. Dick Says Moniker for Google's Phone a ‘Clear Infringement’ — As Google Inc. launches its Nexus One phone, one call that the company hasn't made is to the family members of science-fiction author Philip K. Dick …
Discussion: CNET News, Mashable!, /Film, The Consumerist, The Register, Daring Fireball and Silicon Alley Insider, Thanks:atul
Chris Matyszczyk / CNET News: Google stole Nexus, says ‘Blade Runner’ family
Barb Dybwad / Mashable!: The Nexus One Vs. Philip K. Dick's Daughter
Brendon Connelly / /Film: The Estate of Philip K. Dick Threatening Google With Legal Action
Chris Williams / The Register: Nexus One web address used to punt smoky jazz
Jon Stokes / Ars Technica:
Google's biggest announcement was not a phone, but a URL
Google's biggest announcement was not a phone, but a URL
Discussion: eWeek, CNN, BetaNews, Epicenter, Search Engine Land, Twist Image, InformationWeek, Google Android News …, Internet Evolution, Quick Online Tips, CloudAve, Open IT Strategies, Electronista and Between the Lines, Thanks:atul
Clint Boulton / eWeek: Analysts See Google Aping Amazon, Dell in Nexus One Web Store
A. Pawlowski / CNN: Google creates buzz with wireless store
Mitch Joel / Twist Image: The Google Phone Is Really About This...
Thomas Claburn / InformationWeek: Google Nexus One Reveals Retail Ambitions
Derek Pilling / CloudAve: The most important app on your phone
Joel West / Open IT Strategies: Google wins, Motorola loses
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: Did Google revolutionize mobile phone buying? Nope
Agence France Presse:
Vodafone says will sell Google smartphone within weeks
Vodafone says will sell Google smartphone within weeks
Discussion: Mobile Whack, SlashGear and AndroidGuys
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Facebook's iPhone App Finally Gets Push Notifications, Contact Syncing — Well, with Joe Hewitt famously no longer working on the Facebook iPhone app, it took a little bit longer than some expected, but today a new version finally hit the App Store with a much requested new feature: Push Notifications.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, CNET News, Macworld, VentureBeat, App Advice, MacRumors iPhone Blog, Mashable!, Download Squad, Lifehacker, The Next Web and Gizmodo, Thanks:atul
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Facebook Now Bulk Exports Phone Numbers
Harrison Hoffman / CNET News: Facebook iPhone app gets address sync, push
Lex Friedman / Macworld: Facebook app adds push notifications, contact syncing
Kim-Mai Cutler / VentureBeat: Push notifications, contact syncing come to Facebook's iPhone app
Tyler Tschida / App Advice: Facebook Finally Gets Push Notifications And Contact Syncing
Nik Fletcher / Download Squad: Facebook for iPhone 3.1 gains Push notifications
Ryan Tate / Gawker:
AOL Lusts for the Brad Pitt of the Blogosphere (and His Company) — AOL is interested in buying the world's largest tech blog, Mashable, we hear from a source at the internet conglomerate. And in fact the two sides have been talking, people outside AOL have whispered to one another, and to us.
Discussion: Beet.TV, Silicon Alley Insider, The Next Web and Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim
Andy Plesser / Beet.TV: AOL May Scoop up Mashable, Report
Nicholas Carlson / Silicon Alley Insider: AOL In Talks To Acquire Mashable — Reports (AOL)
Frank Reed / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: AOL Looking to Buy Mashable?
AT&T Upgrades 3G Technology at Cell Sites Across Nation — Software Upgrade Sets Stage for Faster 3G Speeds, Enhanced Mobile Data Performance to Come with Capacity Upgrades Planned for 2010-2011
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: AT&T 3G Improving-If You Can Get a Signal
Ed Hansberry / InformationWeek: AT&T Completes Phase Of 3G Tower Upgrades
Dena Cassella / Digital Trends: AT&T Completes 3G Tower HSPA 7.2 Update Today
Prince McLean / AppleInsider: AT&T announces completion of nationwide 3G upgrade
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: AT&T hurries along 3G network upgrade, but NY, SF still hurting; Here's why
Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: AT&T Completes Nationwide 3G Tower Software Update for HSPA 7.2
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: Speed War: AT&T Vrs T-Mobile
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: AT&T Cites 3G Network Upgrade Completion, Describes Future Upgrades En Route
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: AT&T completes first step to HSPA 7.2 Mbps network upgrade
Stephen Lawson / Computerworld: T-Mobile, AT&T complete HSPA 7.2 upgrades
Scott Moritz / TheStreet.com:
Exclusive: Qualcomm to Power Apple iPhone — Stock quotes in this article: QCOM , AAPL , VZ , T — SAN DIEGO (TheStreet) — Apparently it's bakeoff season in tech, and the latest blue ribbon goes to Qualcomm (QCOM Quote). — Apple (AAPL Quote) has chosen Qualcomm as its chip supplier …
Stephen Shankland / CNET News:
Firefox 3.5.7 fix could ‘goose’ browser upgrades — Mozilla released Firefox 3.5.7 and 3.0.17 on Tuesday to fix a common crash problem and the lack of a prominent suggestion to upgrade. — Firefox is supposed to prominently tell people when a major upgrade is available …
Discussion: Computerworld, internetnews.com, Download Squad, The Next Web and Mashable!
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld: Mozilla fixes Firefox upgrade flaw
Samuel Axon / Mashable!: Firefox 3.6 Available to Testers on Friday
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider:
Netflix Bends To Warner Bros., Won't Rent DVDs For 28 Days After They Go On Sale (NFLX) — This will please the movie industry: Netflix has agreed to a 28-day window before it rents Warner Bros. DVDs and Blu-ray discs after they go on sale. The idea is that this will allow Warner Bros. to sell more discs …
Discussion: Mashable!, paidContent, Reuters, CNET News, NewTeeVee, Engadget, Electronista and Gizmodo, Thanks:bobcaswell
Jennifer Van Grove / Mashable!: 28 Days Later: Say Goodbye to the Netflix New Release Rental
Tameka Kee / paidContent: Netflix Agrees To Warner's New Release Delay In Exchange For More Streaming Rights
Sue Zeidler / Reuters: Netflix strikes new deal for Warner Bros titles
Greg Sandoval / CNET News: Netflix, Warner Bros. rejigger movie renting
Ryan Lawler / NewTeeVee: Netflix Swaps Longer DVD Window for More Streaming Titles from Warner Bros.
Nilay Patel / Engadget: Netflix bends over, agrees to delay renting Warner DVDs
Adam Frucci / Gizmodo: Netflix Is Losing New Release Rentals
Tyler Tschida / App Advice:
iPhone-Controlled Parrot AR.Drone May Be The Coolest Tech Toy Ever — Parrot's iPhone-controlled AR.Drone seems more like something the military would put to use, and probably somehow lose control of, but it's actually a new consumer friendly remote control flying toy that was recently shown off at this year's CES.
Discussion: PC Magazine, VentureBeat and Engadget
Brian Heater / PC Magazine: iPhone-Controlled Toy Helicopter Hovers Over CES
Kim-Mai Cutler / VentureBeat: Parrot to launch an iPhone-controlled helicopter
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Google Loves Apple's Quattro Deal — Google took time from its superphone frenzy yesterday to applaud something a competitor did: The search giant lead a public cheer for Apple (AAPL), which just bought mobile ad network Quattro. — Google's logic here is straightforward …
Discussion: Softpedia News, Profectio and 9 to 5 Mac
Kelly Hodgkins / Boy Genius Report:
Sling Media debuts four new OEM placeshifting media devices at CES 2010 — Sling is coming to Vegas with four new placeshifting media devices that will allow you to sling your HD content around your house, control your Sling media with the touch of a finger and, in typical slingbox fashion …
Discussion: Sling Media, Maximum PC, Electronista and paidContent
Bart Salisbury / Maximum PC: Sling Announces New Slingbox, Remote, Receiver and Monitor
Caroline McCarthy / CNET News:
Vanity Fair on Twitter fame: Twembarrassing — Vanity Fair magazine, with its crisp and alluring takes on everything from international affairs to celebrity culture, is the sort of publication known for being current, relevant, and in-the-know. — Yet in its February issue—yes …
Discussion: The Business Insider, Vanity Fair and Silicon Alley Insider
Caroline McCarthy / The Business Insider: Read Me — Attention Vanity Fair: Twitter's female stars …
Vanessa Grigoriadis / Vanity Fair: America's Tweethearts — By endlessly typing 140-character messages …
Ryan Singel / Epicenter:
Rogue Marketers Can Mine Your Info on Facebook — Got an e-mail list of customers or readers and want to know more about each — such as their full name, friends, gender, age, interests, location, job and education level? — Facebook has just the free feature you're looking for, thanks to its recent privacy changes.
Discussion: the Econsultancy blog, All Facebook and Electricpig
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Yes, Rogue Marketers Can Steal Your Public Facebook Data
Marguerite Reardon / CNET News:
Nokia's Ovi Store comes to AT&T — LAS VEGAS—Nokia on Wednesday said its Ovi application and mobile-content store is now available in the United States for AT&T wireless customers. — Consumers using Nokia devices such as the E71x, the Surge, the Mural, the 6650, the 6555 …
Discussion: VentureBeat, Nokia, The Nokia Blog, Engadget, MobileCrunch, AppScout and Mobile Industry Review
Mark Guim / The Nokia Blog: Nokia Ovi Store Now With AT&T Billing
Christopher Grant / Engadget: Nokia's Ovi Store now available on AT&T, still not competitive
Chris Velazco / MobileCrunch: Ovi Store comes to AT&T, brings carrier billing with it
Sean Ludwig / AppScout: Nokia's Ovi App Store Now Available on AT&T
Dick Craddock / The Windows Blog:
A short history of Hotmail — Hi, my name is Dick Craddock and I'm the Group Program Manager for Windows Live Hotmail. “Group Program Manager” is just a fancy way of saying that I manage the team of Program Managers at Hotmail. We have the job of planning each Hotmail release and managing that release from beginning to end.
Discussion: Softpedia News, LiveSide.net and Tim Anderson's ITWriting, Thanks:techvenkat
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Sharp unveils quad-pixel technology for TVs with a trillion colors — If you didn't think your flat-panel TV could display colors properly, get ready for this. Sharp is unveiling a new technology that allows it upcoming TVs to display a trillion colors. — The quad-pixel technology sounds simple.
Discussion: L.A. Times Tech Blog, Tech Trader Daily, BetaNews and Engadget
Peter Pae / L.A. Times Tech Blog: CES: Sharp unveils TV displaying four primary colors for sharper picture
Alexander Eule / Tech Trader Daily: CES: Sharp Press Conference
Richard Lawler / Engadget: Live from Sharp's CES press event
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb:
Welcome to the Age of Robot Reporters — One hour ago, three emergency vehicles responded to a report of an unconscious person at the world headquarters of Nike Inc. in Portland, Oregon. How do I know? An automated form-pumping robot from startup company Nozzl Media told me.
Greg Sandoval / CNET News:
Best Buy drops Napster CEO, president posts — Updated at 1:30 p.m. PST to include Best Buy's decision to eliminate CEO and president positions. — Best Buy has decided that the Napster music service is too top heavy and eliminated the music service's CEO and president positions, a company spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Discussion: GigaOM, Digital Daily, The Napster Blog, paidContent and The Next Web
Paul Bonanos / GigaOM: Fired: Napster CEO Ousted by Best Buy
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Former Napster CEO's “Dream” More of a Nightmare When You Really Think About It
Robert Talbot / The Napster Blog: A Note from Napster CEO Chris Gorog
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Updated: Napster CEO Gorog Leaves In Management Shake-Up
Tim Difford / The Next Web: Top-Heavy Napster Removes CEO and President
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo:
Sony Relents After 11 Years, Launches First SD Card Line-up — Big news from the Sony camp today—they're embracing 1999's flash-in-the-pan fad and have launched their first line-up of SD cards. Hopefully that spells the death of the evil Memory Stick and sliding disinterest in their propriety formats.
Discussion: Sony, Technologizer, Maximum PC, BetaNews and Digital Trends
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: The Beginning of the End of Memory Stick? Hope So!
Bart Salisbury / Maximum PC: Sony Finally Caves; Launches Line of SD Cards
Dena Cassella / Digital Trends: Sony Releases Line of SD Memory Cards
Mona Klausing / FLO TV:
FLO TV and mophie™ to Bring Live Mobile TV to the Apple® iPhone™ and iPod touch™ — Unique Products to Deliver True Live Mobile TV to iPhone and iPod touch Users; Products Combine Live FLO TV™ Service with mophie's Intelligent Case Design
Discussion: VentureBeat, Unwired View, CNET News, Phone Arena and SlashGear
Paul Boutin / VentureBeat: FLO TV to work on iPhones, no $250 viewer required
Ilinca Nita / Unwired View: iPhone to get mobile TV from Flo TV and Mophie
Jim Dalrymple / CNET News: FLO TV to bring live mobile TV to iPhone
Chris Davies / SlashGear: FLO TV on iPhone with new mophie juice pack
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
i/o Ventures - A Work/Cafe Incubator Launches In San Francisco — A small group of high profile startup executives are preparing to launch their next venture - a workspace incubator and angel investment fund called i/o ventures that aims to help new startups get a start with some initial capital and a cool place to work.
Jon Healey / L.A. Times Tech Blog:
DivX tries again to bring streaming video to TV — DivX, best known for its popular digital video file format, is making another attempt to extend its reach into video services. At the Consumer Electronics Show today, the company is announcing DivX TV, a software platform for streaming video from the Internet to a user's television.
Discussion: Download Squad, BetaNews and Mashable!
John Burke / Download Squad: DivX launches Internet TV platform
Christina Warren / Mashable!: DivX and LG Prepare to Bring DivX TV to the Living Room
Chris Nuttall / blogs.ft.com:
HP launches first touch netbook — Touch is becoming a common feature on netbooks, with HP launching its first touch-enabled netbook a day after Lenovo announced its own entry at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. — The HP Mini 5102 has a capacitive touchscreen option …
Discussion: Computerworld, HP, Obsessable, Business Wire, Maximum PC, TechFlash, Gadget Lab, Notebooks.com, PC Magazine, eWeek and ITworld.com
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols / Computerworld: The next generation of Linux notebooks arrives at CES
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: HP adds multi-touch screen to Mini 5102 netbook
Bart Salisbury / Maximum PC: HP Announces Netbook with Capactive Touch
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab: Toshiba's Mini NB305 Netbook Is a Do-Over
Josh Smith / Notebooks.com: CES: Introducing the HP Mini 5102 with Touch
Laarni Almendrala Ragaza / PC Magazine: Hands On with the HP TouchSmart tm2
Agam Shah / ITworld.com: HP adds touchscreen to Mini netbook